Leanne Desbarats has a commercial litigation practice with a growing specialization in energy and natural resources law and environmental matters. Leanne has assisted with matters before all levels of courts in Canada, including the Supreme Court of Canada and the Federal Court of Appeal. Leanne also has assisted with matters before various regulatory tribunals in Canada, including the Alberta Utilities Commission, the National Energy Board and the Northwest Territories Public Utilities Board.
Leanne frequently writes and speaks on matters relating to energy and natural resources law and environmental matters.
Prior to joining Bennett Jones, Leanne practiced commercial litigation at another large law firm in Calgary.